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Did you buy Middlesbrough Monopoly? You'll remember these names Joe Rigs, Club Bongo and The Mall all featured on the best selling board - did you snap it up?

Burnley 'line up Fry bid', as Woodgate is quizzed on Gibson return The Clarets had a Fry bid rejected in the summer :: Boro have been linked with former Boro defender Gibson.

GALLERY: Dejan Joins Up As Boro Are Back On Home Soil - Middlesbrough FC After spending the last week in London Boro were back on home soil on Sunday morning as the countdown started for the midweek clash with Birmingham City…

Woodgate explains how he coped with pressure in struggling spell Boro's head coach sat down with Philip Tallentire for an exclusive chat this week.

Coulson on Boro breakthrough, contract delight & staying grounded The wing-back reflects on his Boro emergence in a chat with Philip Tallentire.

Britt boost as Woodgate reveals U23s plan for Friend & Shotton There's also the latest on Dani Ayala and Anfernee Dijksteel as the Boro boss provides an injury update.

Fulham 1 Boro 0 - Middlesbrough FC Boro's impressive unbeaten run in the Sky Bet Championship was ended by Fulham on Friday knight.

Ticket Information For Wigan Away - Middlesbrough FC We have been given an initial allocation of 2,500 tickets, with more available subject to sales. Prices are as follows: Adult: £20 Over-65: £15 Under-18: £10 Under-12: £5 Under-5: £2 Tickets are on sale to supporters with 70 or more Priority Points from 10am on Thursday January 23.

Boro U18s 0 Derby County U18s 2 - Middlesbrough FC Boro’s Under-18s lost out to Derby County on Saturday lunchtime.

'Absolutely immense' - Plenty of Fulham fans react to defender's performance against Middlesbrough Fulham fans have heaped praise on defender Michael Hector after they beat Middlesbrough 1-0 on Friday evening in the Championship. Heading in to the Friday night fixture, Fulham knew that a win would put firm pressure on top two West Bromwich Albion and Leeds United.

Fulham executed Boro gameplan to perfection, says Scott Parker Parker said his side showed two sides to their game against Boro.

GALLERY: Boro Fans At Craven Cottage - Middlesbrough FC 1,800 Boro fans were at Fulham on Friday night for Boro's second match in the capital in the space of three days.

Bola wants to return to Boro a better player & 'smash' pre-season The left back returned to his former club Blackpool on loan after a difficult start to life at Boro.

'Awful,' 'Shambles of a performance' - Many Middlesbrough fans react after Fulham defeat Middlesbrough were beaten 1-0 by Fulham on Friday evening at Craven Cottage thanks to a goal from Anthony Knockaert. Heading in to Friday night's game, Boro knew that they needed a win to move themselves further clear of the relegation zone in the Championship table.

Fry says Boro will bounce back after Fulham disappointment The defender admits Boro paid the price for a slow start but believes they will bounce back at 'Fortress' Riverside.

The national reaction: Fulham should have won by many more 'Boro never came close to repeating their level of recent performance'

Two signings needed, the driving force & a chance to show progress What Dominic Shaw learnt from the defeat at Fulham on Friday night.

Should children be banned from heading the ball in youth football? The Scottish FA is considering a ban for under-12s, but does the evidence show its unsafe?

Marc Bola hopes Blackpool loan can help him break into Middlesbrough's first team Marc Bola insists his stint at Middlesbrough is far from over and it's his desire to return to the Riverside a better player following his loan spell with Blackpool. The left-back returned to Bloomfield Road last week having struggled to force his way into Jonathan Woodgate's plans.

Boro's creaking and makeshift team came to an inevitable halt Anthony Vickers' analysis of Boro's defeat at Craven Cottage.

MATCH REPORT: Fulham 1 Boro 0 - Middlesbrough FC Boro’s unbeaten run in the Championship came to an end at promotion-chasing Fulham with an early goal settling matters.

In Pictures: Boro's Unbeaten Run Cut Short At Fulham - Middlesbrough FC Our five-match unbeaten streak in the Championship was cut short at Fulham on Friday night.

WATCH: Jonathan Woodgate Post-Match Reaction - Fulham - Middlesbrough FC Head coach Jonathan Woodgate had his say after Boro's five-match unbeaten run in the Sky Bet Championship was ended by Fulham.

WATCH: Dael Fry Post-Match Reaction - Fulham - Middlesbrough FC Dael Fry gave his post-match thoughts after Boro's 1-0 defeat at Fulham.

Woodgate wants more signings, as boss quizzed on Reece Oxford links Boro have been heavily linked with former West Ham defender Oxford.

Ex-Middesbrough man backs Coulson after tough Fulham match Sky pundit insists Woodgate will be able to easily help his young defenders.

Woodgate on slow Boro start & why he couldn't play preferred shape The Boro boss's verdict on his side's 1-0 defeat at Craven Cottage.

Fulham 1-0 Middlesbrough: Early Anthony Knockaert strike secures win ADAM SHERGOLD AT CRAVEN COTTAGE: There's never a good time to lose your 18-goal leading goalscorer for three weeks to an ankle injury.

Anthony Knockaert's early goal moves Fulham up to third after Middlesbrough victory Fulham 1 Middlesbrough 0. Aleksandar Mitrovic would probably have fancied himself to score a hat-trick given the number of chances Fulham missed as they closed the gap on the Championship's top two. Scott Parker's side were excellent throughout and thoroughly deserving of the victory they secured with Anthony Knockaert's early goal.

Ratings: two 7s but Fulham was a game too far for creaky Boro 'Boro were run ragged it a torrid opening spell but almost salvaged something from Fulham,' writes Anthony Vickers.

Tottenham repeat as Boro are left to rue early damage at Fulham Boro were sluggish out of the blocks at Craven Cottage and paid the price against Scott Parker's excellent side.

Fulham vs Boro team news, as Jonathan Woodgate rings the changes Boro are looking to make it six games unbeaten in the Championship.

Fulham vs Middlesbrough LIVE: Full talkSPORT commentary and confirmed team news TalkSPORT will bring you full coverage of the Friday night clash at Craven Cottage.

Fulham vs Boro LIVE: Updates and analysis from Craven Cottage Join us for live coverage as Boro look to continue their fine recent form in the league.

Derby hit back at the EFL with strong statement after FFP charge The Rams have responded after being charged by the English Football League.

No Place Like Home - Buy For Boro V Blues - Middlesbrough FC The Teessiders are currently amid a five-day stint in the capital between televised tussles with Tottenham Hotspur and Fulham. Crystal Palace have offered their hospitality as Boro remained and trained down south on a temporary basis for the two fixtures.

Middlesbrough to set sights on defensive reinforcement Middlesbrough are reportedly interested in signing Reece Oxford, according to Football Insider. Jonathan Woodgate's side are in a rich vein of form which has seen them rise well clear of the relegation zone and impress in their FA Cup tie against Tottenham Hotspur recently.

Papers: Boro would be 'great move' for Villa man & striker scouted The latest transfer talk from Boro and elsewhere in the Championship, including interest in Jordan Rhodes.

Boro pocket bumper cash windfall from FA Cup clash with Spurs Boro took Jose Mourinho's side to a replay and then ran them close in the second game.

The main talking points from Parker's Fulham press conference for Middlesbrough clash Fulham welcome Middlesbrough to Craven Cottage tonight to kick-off another weekend of Championship action as they look to move up into third place. The Whites are looking to make it three wins on the bounce in all competitions after seeing off Aston Villa in the FA Cup and Hull City in the league, but Jonathan Woodgate's side will be no pushovers.

WATCH: Jonathan Woodgate Previews Fulham Away Game - Middlesbrough FC Jonathan Woodgate believes Fulham's impressive home record will make them a tough side to crack this evening at Craven Cottage.

Middlesbrough move quickly to draft in Randolph replacement ClubCall.com Middlesbrough Middlesbrough move quickly to draft in Randolph replacement.

Tottenham's Jack Clarke explains why he opted to sign for QPR The former Leeds winger was wanted by several Championship clubs, including Boro, Derby and Stoke.

Woodgate will 'shake things up' for tough test at Fulham 'It’s our third game in six days so it’s stacked against us,' says the Boro boss, who's set to make changes.

Woodgate update on contract talks with Spence, Pears & Tavernier 'It’s important to tie these players down. They are like signings for us,' says the Boro boss.

Ashley Fletcher Clinches Sky Bet Championship Goal Of The Month - Middlesbrough FC Boro striker Ashley Fletcher has won the Sky Bet Championship Goal of the Month award for December for his sumptuous strike against West Brom.

Fulham v Middlesbrough: Youthful Boro can still make play-offs - Adam Clayton CRAVEN COTTAGE was famously the venue for a headline statement of intent from Middlesbrough back in May 2006. Ahead of Boro's Uefa Cup final in Eindhoven, former manager Steve McClaren - soon bound for the England job - selected a squad almost totally composed of young prospects for their final top-flight game of the season against Fulham.

Boro go to Fulham having 'raised the bar' says Clayton Boro have dramatically raised the levels of performance and improved result to raise the bar of late says midfielder.

Team News: No Fresh Concerns As Friend And Shotton Near Return - Middlesbrough FC Jonathan Woodgate says he has no fresh injury concerns going into Friday’s trip to Fulham, but did offer some good news on defensive duo George Friend and Ryan Shotton.

Boro Sign Goalkeeper Dejan Stojanovic - Middlesbrough FC The club has completed the signing of goalkeeper Dejan Stojanovic from Swiss side St Gallen.

Get To Know… Dejan Stojanovic - Middlesbrough FC Get to know Boro’s third January signing…

Fulham vs Middlesbrough preview: Parker's men looking to kick on against resurgent Boro Fulham welcome Jonathan Woodgate's Middlesbrough to Craven Cottage on Friday night. Kick-off is scheduled for 7:45 BST.

Dejan Stojanovic: Middlesbrough sign St Gallen goalkeeper on deal until 2023 Middlesbrough sign goalkeeper Dejan Stojanovic from Swiss side St Gallen on a contract until 2023.

Woodgate outlines new Boro signing Dejan Stojanovic's role 'We’ve done a lot of work on him, Danny Coyne and Leo Percovich are experts in that department so we’ve got a lot of trust in them'

Boro complete deal for goalkeeper Dejan Stojanovic The Austrian-born Macedonia has been on the radar for a while but Randolph exit prompted the move.

Boro got the best deal possible for Darren Randolph says Woodgate 'It dragged on a bit too long really, there was a limit on how far we would let it run,' says the Boro boss.

Jonathan Woodgate: How his Middlesbrough plan started to come together There are probably more than a few managers in the English game who wish they had an owner like Steve Gibson. Even after a run of just two wins in Middlesbrough's opening 17 games, all Jonathan Woodgate ever received from his boss was unconditional support.

Fixture Flashback: Historic Day For Academy At Craven Cottage - Middlesbrough FC With Jonathan Woodgate set to take his young Boro team to Fulham on Friday night, here's a look back to a triumphant afternoon for the club's Academy at Craven Cottage.

Derby County charged with breaching Financial Fair Play rules English Football League chiefs ruled the Rams were in breach of regulations for the three-year period ending June 30, 2018.

Fatigue or momentum for Boro at a Fulham without main man? Going into a third game in a week the boss must weigh up tired legs against a desire to play - and guess how Fulham will shape up without their main man.

Boro fan says Derbyshire Police actions were 'out of the ordinary' A civil case atMiddlesbrough County Courtbegan this week, and on Thursday more fans gave their version of events.

Boro boss Woodgate showing time can heal all wounds Other clubs could do well to look at the example set by Boro to see that bowing to fan pressure and pulling the trigger is not always the best way to go about improving results.

Fulham v Middlesbrough Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's Championship game between Fulham and Middlesbrough.

Fulham boss on Boro's Spurs clash & Woodgate revival Parker was taking notes on 'athletic' Boro ahead of the Craven Cottage clash.

Ticket Information For Brentford Away - Middlesbrough FC Here's all the ticket info for Boro's away trip to Griffin Park at the start of next month…

WATCH: Tottenham Hotspur v Boro - Inside Matchday - Middlesbrough FC Boro's first-ever visit to the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium saw us exit from the Emirates FA Cup in a replay.

High demand expected for last ever trip to Griffin Park It will be the last ever trip to an archetypal old school stadium.

This is where Leeds United, Sheffield Wednesday, Middlesbrough and Barnsley will finish in the Championship - according to data experts Data experts have predicted where Leeds United, Sheffield Wednesday, Hull City, Huddersfield Town, Middlesbrough and Barnsley will finish in the Championship this season.

Paylor on Maddren's doomed Boro battle for survival The current boss may have to tighten his belt but back in 1985 Maddren was managing amid a financial meltdown.

Randolph thanks fans & dismisses injury rumours The departing shot-stopper has tanks Boro fans for his support and explained speculation around mystery injury.

Experiencing a live pre-match BBC TV appearance at Tottenham Philip Tallentire explains why he spent a few minutes in front of the BBC cameras before he watched Boro take on Spurs in London.

Boro fans deny they went to Derby away day for disorder Fans have given evidence after bringing a legal case against Derbyshire Police.

GALLERY: Boro Train At Crystal Palace Ahead Of Fulham Clash - Middlesbrough FC Twelve hours after leaving the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Boro’s players were back on the training ground ahead of Friday's clash with Fulham.

Middlesbrough's young talent impress Adam Clayton in FA Cup exit at Tottenham ADAM CLAYTON'S 31st birthday may not have seen him receive the present he wanted, yet there was still a sense of satisfaction. READ MORE - Leon Wobschall's match report from Tottenham. READ MORE - Darren Randolph on way out of Middlesbrough.

Boro linked with keeper following Darren Randolph's departure According to reports, Boro could move quickly to replace Randolph following his return to West Ham.

Goalkeepers that became synonymous with not playing It will be the second time that Randolph has filled that void for the Hammers, as he only featured 28 times during his previous spell with the club, but he is not the only goalkeeper that has spent a large period of his career on the substitutes bench.

Southampton revival proves managers must be given time to succeed ClubCall.com Southampton Southampton revival proves managers must be given time to succeed.

Fulham star man ruled out of Middlesbrough weekend clash Aleksandar Mitrovic has scored 18 Championship goals for Scott Parker's side this season.

Brilliant Randolph will be much missed - but his exit makes sense The goalkeeper has rejoined West Ham United after two and a half seasons at Boro.

Middlesbrough close in on Austrian-born Stojanovic Middlesbrough return to Championship action on Friday when they make the trip to Craven Cottage to take on promotion-chasing Fulham, who are sitting fourth in the table and trail leaders West Bromwich Albion by eight points.

West Ham re-sign goalkeeper Darren Randolph for £4m Randolph has returned to the Premier League side after two-and-a-half years away. The 32-year-old had been one of the Hammers' primary targets this month as the club looked to secure adequate back-up.

Clayton has one eye on play-offs after spirited show at Spurs The Boro battler will takie lenty of positives from the Spurs clash into the 'bread and butter' games.

Darren Randolph: West Ham re-sign goalkeeper from Middlesbrough West Ham United sign Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Darren Randolph from Middlesbrough for an undisclosed fee thought to be in the region of £4m.

Middlesbrough keeper Darren Randolph completes move to West Ham The Irish international has finally re-signed for the Hammers after a week of talks.

Cardiff City transfer news Live: Latest on Neil Etheridge's situation as Middlesbrough man completes West Ham move The January transfer window is in full swing. With the Championship table as tight as ever, and only 12 points separating 3rd and 12th, the impact of a new signing could make all the difference. With so many teams eyeing a top-six finish, including Cardiff City, there could be plenty of movement in the January window.

GALLERY: Boro Fans In Fine Voice At Spurs FA Cup Replay - Middlesbrough FC Boro were backed by a sold out away following on our first trip to the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Tottenham Hotspur 2 Boro 1 - Middlesbrough FC Argentinian duo Giovani Lo Celso and Erik Lamela gave Spurs a two-goal lead inside 15 minutes, but second half substitute George Saville halved the deficit with a late goal. Watch the highlights from the third round replay below.

Media View: Boro Leave With Heads Held High - Middlesbrough FC Here's how the media reacted to Boro's Emirates FA Cup exit at Spurs…

Randolph Joins West Ham - Middlesbrough FC The Republic of Ireland international completed the formalities of his move in London this week and joins the Hammers for an undisclosed fee.

Jonathan Woodgate didn't want to start Djed Spence at Tottenham The head coach also discussed his decision to hand Ben Liddle his first Boro start.

West Ham sign Darren Randolph after goalkeeper passes crucial medical West Ham have completed the £4m signing of Middlesbrough’s Darren Randolph after the goalkeeper passed further medical checks on the thigh injury that threatened to scupper the deal.

Jose four-word summary & another head-turning Spence display Dominic Shaw's assessment of Boro's 2-1 FA Cup defeat at Tottenham.

Boro 'were their own worst enemy' but left with heads held high What the national press made of Boro's FA Cup defeat at Jose Mourinho's Spurs.

How Boro fans reacted on social media to FA Cup defeat at Spurs Fans felt a sense of pride after Boro recovered from a difficult first half to make a game of it.

WATCH: Adam Clayton Post-Match Reaction - Tottenham Hotspur - Middlesbrough FC Adam Clayton spoke after Boro's Emirates FA Cup exit on Tuesday evening.

West Ham to resume talks over signing Middlesbrough's Darren Randolph West Ham will resume discussions over a deal for Middlesbrough's Darren Randolph after checking on his thigh injury.

Lo Celso and Lamela set Spurs on their way to victory over Middlesbrough Early goals from Giovani Lo Celso and Érik Lamela gave Tottenham a 2-1 home victory, George Saville replying late on for Middlesbrough, in the FA Cup third-round replay.

Woodgate's predicted timeframe for Randolph move plus Ayala latest The Boro boss admits he wants to make further additions to his squad.

Jose's praise for Boro change that 'causes problems for everyone' Mourinho believes his Tottenham team should have killed the game against Boro in the first half.

Woodgate's mixed emotions after Boro's FA Cup defeat at Tottenham 'If you give a Premier League team chances like that through your own mistakes then it’s going to be difficult,' admitted the Boro boss.

Tottenham 2-1 Middlesbrough: Spurs edge into FA Cup fourth round MATT BARLOW AT THE TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR STADIUM: Trust the FA Cup to stir the passions of Giovani Lo Celso and Erik Lamela as they supplied the goals to edge Spurs past Middlesbrough.

Tottenham Hotspur 2 Middlesbrough 1 - Early errors costly as Spurs end Boro's FA Cup dream LOUIS VAN GAAL, Manuel Pellegrini, but not Jose Mourinho. After handing Mourinho and Spurs a real scare on Teesside in the first instalment, there was no tale of the unexpected in the replay.

Middlesbrough FC head coach Jonathan Woodgate reveals pride after giving Jose Mourinho's Tottenham Hotspur a late scare MIDDLESBROUGH head coach Jonathan Woodgate heaped praise on his side's spirited second-half response after handing former club Tottenham Hotspur a late scare en route to a 2-1 defeat on Boro's first ever visit to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

BBC pundit was right about Boro's fans at Spurs - they were superb The team did themselves proud and the fans can beam with pride, writes Anthony Vickers.

MATCH REPORT: Tottenham Hotspur 2 Boro 1 - Middlesbrough FC Boro were left wondering what might have been after bravely exiting the FA Cup at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

In Pictures: Boro Exit FA Cup - Middlesbrough FC Boro exited the Emirates FA Cup with a courageous display against Tottenham Hotspur in a third round replay.

Boro's bright spark catches the eye again & subs make a difference Dominic Shaw rates the players after Boro's FA Cup defeat to Tottenham.

Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 Middlesbrough: FA Cup third-round replay – as it happened Minute-by-minute report: The home side dominated their opponents from a division below at White Hart Lane, but were still forced to survive a late scare.

Tottenham 2-1 Middlesbrough ClubCall.com Match Report Tottenham 2-1 Middlesbrough.

Brave Boro crash out - but not before giving Spurs a scare Middlesbrough’s FA Cup quest ended with their pride intact but also a sense of what might have been had they not made two big errors.

Tottenham vs Middlesbrough highlights: Giovani Lo Celso and Erik Lamela goals see Spurs progress Live coverage of Tottenham vs Middlesbrough in the FA Cup third round replay, after Jose Mourinho's side were held to a draw by Jonathan Woodgate's team.

Liddle handed first start as Woodgate makes 5 changes at Spurs Jose Mourinho has left some of his star men on the bench for the FA Cup replay.

Tottenham vs Middlesbrough live stream: How to watch FA Cup replay online and on TV Tottenham Hotspur host Middlesbrough in their FA Cup third-round replay on Tuesday night. Jose Mourinho's lacklustre side escaped an upset in the pair's first meeting when Lucas Moura scored a late equaliser.

Spurs vs Boro LIVE: FA Cup updates from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium Join us for live updates as Boro go in search of a cup upset against Jose Mourinho's Spurs.

Fixture Flashback: Ham The Man For Boro At The Lane - Middlesbrough FC Boro will make a first-ever trip to the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Tuesday, so here's a look back to one of our finest victories at the old White Hart Lane.

Spurs predicted team vs Middlesbrough: Mourinho to make 4 changes including fans' favourite Here's the Tottenham team we reckon Jose Mourinho will line up with against Middlesbrough.

Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough Team News ClubCall.com Match Preview Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough Team News.

Report: Nottingham Forest and Middlesbrough planning moves for £15m and £7m stars Aston Villa duo Jonathan Kodjia and James Chester could be heading out of the Premier League with Championship duo Forest and Boro linked.

Papers: Villa defender linked, Clarke latest, Maddison battle The latest Boro transfer speculation, with Jonathan Woodgate hoping for a couple more signings before the end of January.

19 pictures as excited Boro fans set off for Spurs FA Cup clash Middlesbrough fans set off from the Riverside on nine coaches or the FA Cup replay against Spurs.

Superb individual displays haven't changed Boro transfer priority 'I can't give you names but we're doing work to get a couple in'

West Ham's £4m transfer 'hangs in balance' as Middlesbrough and Cardiff City remain in limbo He hasn't gone yet so let's see." All this has a big knock-on effect for Cardiff City and Neil Etheridge, who the Hammers are believed to be lining up if a deal for Randolph cannot be concluded.

Woodgate believes he's found Boro's 'missing link' 'That’s what we’ve been missing - someone who can create something out of nothing,' says the Boro boss.

WATCH: Jonathan Woodgate Talks Tottenham FA Cup Replay - Middlesbrough FC Boro head coach Jonathan Woodgate believes tonight's Emirates FA Cup third round replay against Tottenham Hotspur will be a big test especially for his younger players.

Tottenham v Middlesbrough quiz: Name 2008 League Cup final line-ups Middlesbrough boss Jonathan Woodgate scored the winner the last time Tottenham won a trophy - but can you name the teams from their 2008 League Cup final?

What channel is Tottenham vs Middlesbrough? TV channel and live stream information Middlesbrough missed their opportunity to cause an upset on home turf, but Tottenham are without talisman Harry Kane for the replay as both sides fight for a place in the FA Cup fourth round.

Tottenham v Middlesbrough: Jonathan Woodgagte set to apply the brakes in FA Cup MIDDLESBROUGH head coach Jonathan Woodgate has pledged not to be guided by sentiment when it comes to his starting line-up for tonight's glamour replay.

Woodgate set to make cup changes & squad understands his thinking The boss explained the factors he considers when choosing a starting XI.

Staff in awe of duo's 'unbelievable' stats - but boss is cautious The backroom team were stunned by the pair's figures when they sat down for their Derby debrief.

In the not too distant future this Boro side are going to run riot Eric Paylor reflects on Boro's draw with Derby and looks ahead to tonight's FA Cup replay at Tottenham.

Crystal Palace news: January transfer blow, Hodgson's 'model professional', Middlesbrough boost Crystal Palace are preparing for a clash with second-placed Manchester City in the Premier League, after drawing 1-1 with Arsenal at Selhurst Park on Saturday.

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Middlesbrough say Randolph is fit despite West Ham medical concerns EXCLUSIVE BY SAMI MOKBEL: Darren Randolph has been passed fit by Middlesbrough despite his protracted move to West Ham hitting a snag over an issue over his medical.

WATCH: Boro v Derby County - Inside Matchday - Middlesbrough FC Boro's unbeaten run was stretched to six games after a draw at home to Derby County.

Swansea City U23s 5 Boro U23s 1 - Middlesbrough FC Boro’s Under-23s were well beaten by a strong Swansea City side on Monday afternoon.

FULL 90: Boro v Derby County - Middlesbrough FC Boro were in league action at the Riverside for the first time in 2020, with Derby County our opponents.

Middlesbrough fans react on Twitter to reports Spurs want Djed Spence A number of Middlesbrough fans have taken to Twitter to comment on recent reports from the London Evening Standard suggesting that Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho is interested in Djed Spence. It would be no surprise to see Spurs sign a new right-back in either the current or summer window.

Striker to leave on loan as Woodgate discusses Browne & Bola exits 'I think it’s important he goes and plays games and at the minute he’s not going to play here'

How to watch Boro versus Fulham without a Sky subscription Woodgate will be hoping his side can continue to build on recent momentum.

Jonathan Woodgate hopes Middlesbrough young guns can shock Tottenham Woodgate, whose extra-time goal in the 2008 League Cup final secured Spurs their last major trophy, will send his team out on Tuesday evening desperate to dump his former employers out.

Woodgate frustrated by Randolph exit delays ClubCall.com Middlesbrough Woodgate frustrated by Randolph exit delays.

Mourinho is more worried about Boro than the transfer window 'It will be a difficult match, we know what Championship teams can do,' said the Spurs boss.

U23s Head To South Wales For Swansea Clash - Middlesbrough FC Our Under-23s have kicked off a week of long travel by heading to Swansea City on Monday.

Loan Watch: Debut Goal For Marcus Browne - Middlesbrough FC Marcus Browne capped his second debut for Oxford United with a goal, but the Us were beaten at home to League One leaders Rotherham United.

Team News: Britt To Remain At Rockliffe - Middlesbrough FC Britt Assombalonga will not travel with the Boro squad to London this week, Jonathan Woodgate has confirmed.

Away Fan Guide: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium - Middlesbrough FC Boro will be backed by a sold out away contingent tomorrow for our first trip to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. The hosts have supplied a useful guide for fans heading to North London.

Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's FA Cup third-round replay between Tottenham Hotspur and Middlesbrough.

Spurs v Middlesbrough - team news Jose Mourinho has no fresh injury concerns ahead of our FA Cup third round replay against Middlesbrough on Tuesday evening. Ben Davies, Hugo Lloris and Tanguy Ndombele all continue their rehabilitation. Meanwhile, Harry Kane and Moussa Sissoko are both now recovering following surgery.

Tottenham vs Middlesbrough betting tips: FA Cup preview & predictions José Mourinho has not, yet, had the impact he would've been hoping for when he took over on 20 November. Spurs won four of their first five under Mourinho in the Premier League but have since won only one of their next five.

Woodgate on Britt's injury setback & Spurs selection hint 'By the time the whistle blows at Fulham on Friday, Assombalonga will have missed 10 fixtures,' writes Philip Tallentire.

Randolph available for Boro & will travel to London as wait goes on West Ham United are still deliberating over medical results as Randolph waits for the green light.

How Crystal Palace are helping Middlesbrough ahead of Tottenham FA Cup tie Tottenham host the Championship club at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in the third round replay of the FA Cup after a 1-1 draw at The Riverside Stadium.

Papers: Gerrard on the Jones 'noise' & Celtic join Clarke race The latest transfer speculation also features West Ham's 'Darren Randolph alternative'

Pundits praise the 'massive character' shown by Jonathan Woodgate 'Jonathan Woodgate has got a big future ahead of him and he’s shown that in the last few games,' says rival manager.

Ashley Fletcher Nominated For Goal Of The Month - Vote Now - Middlesbrough FC Fletcher's strike, later voted by Boro fans as the club's Goal of the Decade, is in the running with two other Championship goals for the award: Lee Tomlin – Leeds United v CARDIFF CITY – December 14.

Fletcher worldie at West Brom up for goal of the month The audacious angled Exocet from distance is one of three crackers on the shortlist.

Boro set for 5 days in London and Woodgate isn't happy Logistically it makes sense for an expanded party to stay down but it will disrupt Boro's normal training routine.

Spence shrugs off Spurs link to focus on securing Boro spot The youngster has caught the eye of Jose Mourinho but knows he still has work to do to nail down a Boro spot.

Fresh twist in Randolph saga as rival target heads to Italy West Ham woes deepen as keeper is crocked and one heads for Italy - but another name emerges.

Everton U18s 1 Boro U18s 0 - Middlesbrough FC Boro's Under-18s were narrowly beaten in their first league outing of 2020 away to Everton.

GALLERY: Boro Fans At The Riverside For Derby Draw - Middlesbrough FC Just under 20,000 joined us at the Riverside as Boro stretched our unbeaten run to six games in all competitions.

Liquid passing, wing-back wonders & Riverside rocking again Bubbling Boro were pegged back at the death by Derby but there were a lot of positives. Here's what we learned.

Boro 2 Derby County 2 - Middlesbrough FC Boro were denied a fifth successive league victory after a late Derby County equaliser at the Riverside.

Spence muscled Rooney aside, the future's maturing before our eyes The wing-back brushed aside one of football icons with a fearless zest that Boro now have all over the pitch.

Ayresome Park tragedy that killed two Boro fans 40 years ago today Two Middlesbrough fans went to watch their team play Manchester United and never came home on January 12, 1980.

MATCH REPORT: Boro 2 Derby County 2 - Middlesbrough FC Boro were denied a fifth straight victory at the Riverside after a late equaliser from Derby County.

In Pictures: Boro Draw With Derby County - Middlesbrough FC A late Duane Holmes equaliser prevented Boro from extending our winning Sky Bet Championship run to five matches after a draw against Derby County.

WATCH: Jonathan Woodgate Post-Match Reaction - Derby County - Middlesbrough FC Boro head coach Jonathan Woodgate spoke after his side's 2-2 draw at home to Derby County.

WATCH: Jonathan Woodgate Post-Match Media Conference - Middlesbrough FC Jonathan Woodgate faced the media after Boro's home draw against Derby County.

WATCH: Djed Spence Post-Match Reaction - Derby - Middlesbrough FC Djed Spence says Boro should not be downhearted after Saturday's draw against Derby County.

Cocu sees big difference in Boro but says penalty call was wrong 'They show great desire in the first half, they didn't give us a lot of time, we couldn't play our game,' said Phillip Cocu.

Woodgate on Spence contract talks, Britt's fitness & Randolph move The Boro boss was quizzed on several matters after the 2-2 draw with Derby at the Riverside.

Boss gutted after 'Scholes-esque' goal: 'It feels like a defeat' 'I thought that first-half performance was absolutely outstanding, the negative is we didn’t kill the game off,' said Woodgate.

Ratings: Three 8s, including bright bursts & mercurial fast feet Anthony Vickers rates the Boro players after the 2-2 draw with Derby.

So cruel - late goal denies Boro win they deserve against Derby Boro were on course for a deserved 2-1 victory over Derby County when the Rams struck in stoppage time.

Djed Spence Named EFL Young Player Of The Month - Middlesbrough FC The 19-year-old was handed his league debut for the club by Jonathan Woodgate in our victory against Charlton Athletic at the start of the month.

Team news: Both bosses make changes despite good cup displays Both Boro and Derby played well against Premier League opposition in the FA Cup.

West Ham's keeper fears & transfer hope as Randolph wait goes on The Hammers are anxiously awaiting the results of a scan on Lukasz Fabianski's latest injury setback.

Djed Spence: Middlesbrough defender wins December's EFL Young Player of the Month award Middlesbrough defender Djed Spence wins the EFL Young Player of the Month after a breakthrough December.

Boro vs Derby LIVE: Build-up, team news & coverage from Riverside Can Boro continue their Championship climb with a win against the improving Rams?

Middlesbrough FC vs Derby County live streaming: Watch online A VPN is essential to watch Middlesbrough FC vs Derby County live streaming. Due to UK laws, this match cannot be viewed in the United Kingdom as it is being played on Saturday between 14.45-17.15. As a result, a VPN is a must have to get around this.

25% Sale On Replica Kit And Training Wear - Middlesbrough FC The Club Shop at the Riverside Stadium will be open from 9am until kick-off of Boro's match against Derby County on Saturday, and for an hour after the final whistle. Please note that the shop is closed on Sundays.

When Boro recorded a remarkable league & cup double over Derby It's March 1997 and despite the presence of Juninho, Ravanelli and Emerson, Boro had won just two league games since mid-September.

Woodgate recalls facing Wayne Rooney & knows what Boro need to do Rooney will be in the Derby County team at the Riverside this afternoon.

Mitch Curry Loaned To Gateshead - Middlesbrough FC Striker Mitchell Curry has joined Gateshead on loan until the end of the season.

Bola Returns To Blackpool - Middlesbrough FC Marc Bola has rejoined to Blackpool in a loan deal until the end of the season.

Could a life-sized statue of Boro legend Juninho be on its way? Pint-sized midfielder is a fans' favourite who is regularly voted the club's greatest ever player.

Middlesbrough v Derby County - Complacency can kill momentum for Boro FOR THE second time in four seasons, Middlesbrough head into their first home league game of a new year in buoyant mood against a visiting Derby side. READ MORE - Latest Yorkshire Post Power Rankings. Not that a grounded Jonathan Woodgate is getting ahead of himself.

'Shambolic', 'Welcome back' - These fans react as Middlesbrough and Blackpool strike transfer deal Blackpool have confirmed the signing of left-back Marc Bola form Middlesbrough on-loan for the remainder of the campaign. The Tangerines have brought in Marc Bola on loan for the remainder of the season, seeing him spend his second stint at the club, after leaving for Teesside in the summer.

Middlesbrough v Derby County Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Middlesbrough and Derby County.

Marc Bola: Blackpool re-sign left-back on loan from Middlesbrough Blackpool re-sign left-back Marc Bola from Championship side Middlesbrough on loan until the end of the season.

Options up-front, the shape & starts for the Man City duo? Philip Tallentire takes a look at three selection issues Boro boss Jonathan Woodgate will be pondering.

Bola feels welcome at Blackpool after ex-club jumped at loan chance The defender has rejoined the League One club on loan until the end of the season.

Young Boro striker heads out on loan for second time this season Mitchell Curry has moved out on loan again after spending the first half of the season at Inverness.

Middlesbrough move for 26-y/o as potential replacement for West Ham-bound star The Teessiders have had a busy January to say the least.

Howson, his contract & how tough start turned into Boro love story Dominic Shaw reflects on Howson's season and his two and a half years at Boro.

WATCH: Jonathan Woodgate On Derby County - Middlesbrough FC Jonathan Woodgate is hoping Boro can pick up where they left off in the Sky Bet Championship this weekend.

Track Every Ground, Goal And Game With EFL Rewards - Middlesbrough FC Track it all with the Sky Bet EFL Rewards App YOUR STATS Your total home/away matches attended, number of goals you've witnessed and your win/draw/loss tally for the season - all in one place.

Middlesbrough, Hull City and Doncaster Rovers on the rise as Sheffield United and Leeds United fall - YP Power Rankings IT'S A new decade and there have been huge changes at both ends of the Yorkshire Post Power Rankings list after a hectic Christmas and New Year period - although.

Derby boss Cocu on the Middlesbrough challenge & Rams resurgence 'Middlesbrough have had four wins so they are in a good place' says the Derby County head coach.

Papers: Tottenham 'keen on' Spence, keeper linked, Sharp latest Jordan Jones and Marc Bola also feature in the latest round-up of paper talk.

Leeds United eyeing deal for ex-Liverpool man, Sunderland interested in Middlesbrough-linked Doncaster Rovers favourite plus MORE transfer news - Leag The January transfer window is in full swing with League One clubs continuing their search for new players in order to bolster their squads ahead of the all-important season run in.

'He is close' - Derby County injury news latest ahead of Middlesbrough clash George Evans, George Thorne, Mason Bennett, Graeme Shinnie and Ikechi Anya are all out injured and Phillip Cocu has the latest from the Moor Farm physio room ahead of Championship clash at Riverside Stadium.

Jonathan Woodgate Wins December Manager Of The Month - Middlesbrough FC Jonathan Woodgate has been crowned the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month for December.

Middlesbrough manager Jonathan Woodgate and Barnsley forward Conor Chaplin win Sky Bet Championship December awards Middlesbrough manager Jonathan Woodgate has been named the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month for December. Patience has been the key on and off the pitch at The Riverside - Woodgate has gradually instilled in his young side a steeliness to pick up points in adversity, notably a 2-0 win at West Brom which made it 13 points from six games.

Woodgate dedicates award to staff and will give trophy to his son Boro's boss has today been named Manager of the Month for December.

Why Boro don't have Traore sell-on, as winger is linked with move The winger has been linked with Liverpool, Manchester City and Barcelona.

Middlesbrough v Derby County: Streaming details and latest Championship team news Phillip Cocu's side are back in Championship action this weekend when they travel to the Riverside Stadium for a battle with Jonathan Woodgate's resurgent Boro outfit.

Marcus Browne: Middlesbrough forward joins Oxford United for second loan spell Oxford United re-sign Middlesbrough forward Marcus Browne on loan until the end of the season.

Smells Like Team Spirit - Get Your Derby Tickets - Middlesbrough FC After four straight wins in the Sky Bet Championship, and four successive home league victories, Jonathan Woodgate's side are out for a high five on Saturday.

Browne Joins Oxford United On Loan - Middlesbrough FC Marcus Browne has returned to Oxford United on loan until the end of the season.

Fixture Flashback: Boro Leapfrog Rams To Top - Middlesbrough FC With Derby County heading north this Saturday, here's a five-year flashback to beating the Rams at the Riverside.

FFP, Boro's financial position & is there pressure to sell Britt? The subjects were discussed on Anthony Vickers' fan Q&A on the Boro blog.

Browne says it's been a 'rocky road' at Boro as he leaves on loan Browne insists he's enjoying his time at Boro but is delighted to rejoin League One Oxford.

West Ham boss Moyes reveals reason behind delay in Randolph move The Middlesbrough keeper is expected to re-join his former club but it appears there's been a slight hitch.

Race for top goalscorers hots up in Championship ClubCall.com Championship Race for top goalscorers hots up in Championship.

Confirmed - the FA Cup 4th round fixtures to be shown live on TV If Boro are eliminated by Tottenham they won't have a league fixture on the weekend of January 25/26.

Marcus Browne set to rejoin Oxford United on loan The 22-year-old doesn't feature in Woodgate's plans for the rest of the season.

Tottenham's Jack Clarke stance & the winger's long list of options Jonathan Woodgate confirmed Middlesbrough's interest in the former Leeds United winger this week.

Find out where Boro finish in predicted Championship table The final 2019/20 Championship table has been predicted.

Jonathan Woodgate Shortlisted For December Manager Of The Month - Middlesbrough FC Boro boss Jonathan Woodgate has been nominated for the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month award for December.

Tickets For Spurs Replay Sold Out - Middlesbrough FC Tickets for our Emirates FA Cup third round replay at Tottenham Hotspur have now sold out.

Academy Round-Up: Two Liddle Crackers But U23s Beaten By Canaries - Middlesbrough FC Ben Liddle scored two crackers, but Boro's Under-23s were edged out in a high-scoring thriller at Heritage Park against Norwich City.

Boro sell out Spurs allocation, with no more tickets to go on sale Boro will be backed by 3,700 fans at Spurs on Tuesday night.

McCarthy's take on Randolph move as keeper tells him he's fully fit The Middlesbrough keeper is close to securing his return to his former club West Ham.

Woodgate up for December Championship Manager of the Month award Woodgate is up against Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa, Reading's Mark Bowen and Gary Rowett of Millwall.

Woodgate on transfer plans, Howson's contract and Clarke interest The Boro boss is expecting a busy January window but nailing down his model pro is among his priorities.

Boro Fans Launch New Supporters Club - Middlesbrough FC A new supporters club for Boro fans has been unveiled.

Woodgate in the dark on Assombalonga to Villa reports Recent paper talk had indicated that the Villans had placed Assombalonga on their shortlist of potential options to fill the void up front left by the season-ending knee injury Wesley suffered on New Year's Day.

Papers: Non-league winger linked, Bola wanted & Mogga plots reunion Luke Freeman and Jack Clarke also feature in the latest transfer round-up.

Woodgate responds to Villa Britt reports & provides injury update Woodgate provides an update on the Daniel Ayala and Assombalonga injuries.

Birmingham Clash Moved To Tuesday - Middlesbrough FC Boro’s home league match against Birmingham City will now take place on Tuesday January 21 with a 7.45pm kick-off.

Defender To Join Scholarship Ranks Next Summer - Middlesbrough FC George Gitau is our latest scholarship recruit for next summer…

Sam Stubbs Heads To ADO Den Haag On Loan - Middlesbrough FC Sam Stubbs has returned from his loan spell at Hamilton Academical to join ADO Den Haag until the end of the season…

WATCH: Jonathan Woodgate's Pre-Match Media Conference - Middlesbrough FC Boro head coach Jonathan Woodgate faced the press in his pre-Derby County media conference on Wednesday afternoon.

Woodgate confirms Randolph negotiations as fresh reports emerge The Middlesbrough goalkeeper is close to re-joining his former club.

'Complacent' - Middlesbrough boss fires Derby County warning ahead of clash Middlesbrough v Derby County preview - The Rams return to Sky Bet Championship action at the weekend and face a trip to Teesside when they take on Jonathan Woodgate’s Boro.

Injury puts West Ham’s £4m move for goalkeeper Darren Randolph on hold Darren Randolph’s £4m move to West Ham has been delayed so further checks can be made on a thigh injury that has kept the Middlesbrough goalkeeper out of action.

Stubbs says move 'comes at right time' after loan is confirmed Boro have also added a defender, with a teenager formerly of Arsenal joining the Academy ranks in the summer.

Bernie on strikers finally delivering & fearless spirit of kids The former Ayresome ace isn't getting carried away by improved striking show but is buzzing over the Boro kids.

Villa striker scramble that has led to links with Assombalonga Villa are desperate to sign a striker after their record signing Wesley was ruled out for the rest of the season.

Report: Middlesbrough and Birmingham have checked on Myles Hippolyte but Millwall showing strongest interest The Yeovil Town winger has reportedly alerted Middlesbrough, Birmingham City and Millwall with his recent fine form. Middlesbrough and Birmingham City have checked on the Yeovil Town winger Myles Hippolyte, but it is Millwall showing the strongest interest, according to The Sun.

Middlesbrough in late move to rival Bristol City and Nottingham Forest for Arsenal striker - report Could there be a twist in the tale?

Predict how January will play out as Boro look to continue revival There's a feelgood factor on Teesside - so can Boro keep winning this month?

Boro confirm new date for rescheduled Birmingham City game The game has been moved after the Blues made it through to the fourth round of the FA Cup.

Randolph set to complete West Ham return today The deal for his Hammers return is broadly agreed and was just being fine-tuned.

Phillip Cocu issues challenge ahead of Derby County's clash with Middlesbrough The Rams take on Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium on Saturday looking for a fourth consecutive win.

U18s Exit FA Youth Cup at West Brom - Middlesbrough FC An early goal was as good as it got for our Under-18s at West Brom in the FA Youth Cup fourth round…

Sam Stubbs: Middlesbrough recall centre-half from Hamilton Accies Hamilton Accies lose Sam Stubbs as Middlesbrough trigger a clause to recall the centre-half and send him to Den Haag.

Date And Kick-Off Time For Spurs Confirmed - Middlesbrough FC Boro's Emirates FA Cup replay against Tottenham Hotspur has been confirmed as an 8.05pm kick-off on Tuesday January 14.